Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, Charleston, South Carolina
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While small kids may be too young to appreciate the engineering complexity of the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, they may enjoy bicycling along the bike/pedestrian path. Also known as the Cooper River Bridge Run, the cable-stayed bridge designed with two towers crosses the Cooper River and connects downtown Charleston to Mount Pleasant. The eight-lane bridge is the site of the annual USA Track & Field 10,000 meter, an event which attracts up to 50,000 people.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
Some families with small children walk to the midway point on the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, and then turn back, rather than walk the entire length of the eight-lane bridge.
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